Georg Ludwig Carius
(1829 - 1875) was a German chemist
born in Heidelberg
. He studied under Friedrich Wöhler
and was assistant to Robert Bunsen
for 6 years. He was Director of the Marburger Chemical Institute (Marburger Chemischen Instituts) of Philipps University of Marburg
from 1865. He is noted for the studies of oxidation and a textbook on polybasic acids.